Henry Lawson

(17 June 1867 – 2 September 1922 / Grenfell, New South Wales)

Henry Lawson Poems

321. Will Yer Write It Down For Me? 3/27/2010
322. William Street 3/27/2010
323. Beaten Back 3/26/2010
324. And The Bairns Will Come 3/26/2010
325. The Captain Of The Push 1/3/2003
326. Bonnie New South Wales 3/26/2010
327. Introduction – A Glimpse Of Boyhood 3/26/2010
328. Second Class Wait Here 3/26/2010
329. Foreign Lands 3/26/2010
330. As It Was In The Beginning 3/26/2010
331. When The Bush Begins To Speak 3/27/2010
332. Booth's Drum [1] 3/26/2010
333. At The Tug-0-War 3/26/2010
334. Old North Sydney 3/26/2010
335. The Shearers 1/1/2004
336. The Blue Mountains 12/31/2002
337. Saint Peter 3/26/2010
338. Laughing And Sneering 3/26/2010
339. Bill And Jim Fall Out 3/26/2010
340. And What Have You To Say? 3/26/2010
341. Divorced 3/26/2010
342. The Poets Of The Tomb 12/31/2002
343. The Drover's Sweetheart 12/31/2002
344. The Wattle 1/1/2004
345. But What's The Use 3/26/2010
346. On Looking Through An Old Punishment Book [at Eurunderee School] 3/26/2010
347. Do You Think That I Do Not Know? 3/26/2010
348. My Army, O, My Army! 3/26/2010
349. Never, Never Land 3/26/2010
350. Ireland Shall Rebel 3/26/2010
351. New Life, New Love 3/26/2010
352. Lachlan Side 3/26/2010
353. What Have We All Forgotten? 3/27/2010
354. Antony Villa 3/26/2010
355. Grey Wolves Grey 3/26/2010
356. The Things We Dare Not Tell 1/3/2003
357. For'Ard 1/1/2004
358. By Hut, Homestead And Shearing Shed, 3/26/2010
359. Fighting Hard 3/26/2010
360. The Shame Of Going Back 12/31/2002

Comments about Henry Lawson

  • Chezz Lr (12/24/2005 9:07:00 PM)

    where is the waterlilly? ..... i cant find the poem 'The Water-Lilly' does any one know where i could find it?

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Best Poem of Henry Lawson

After All


The brooding ghosts of Australian night have gone from the bush and town;
My spirit revives in the morning breeze,
though it died when the sun went down;
The river is high and the stream is strong,
and the grass is green and tall,
And I fain would think that this world of ours is a good world after all.

The light of passion in dreamy eyes, and a page of truth well read,
The glorious thrill in a heart grown cold of the spirit I thought was dead,
A song that goes to a comrade's heart, and a tear of pride let fall --
And my soul is strong! and the ...

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Shadows Before

"Like clouds o'er the South are the nations who reign
On fair islands that we would command;
But clouds that are darker and denser than these
Have sailed from an Isle in the Northern Seas
And rest on our Southern Land.

Low in dust is our Goddess of Liberty hurled
At our feet, and the time is at hand,
When we, the proud sons of the southern world,

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